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. and also, how about this? an idea to curb an explosion in population growth in india. guess what the idea is. >> yeah, this is one that you wouldn't think about. we'll tell you what it is coming up. 24 minutes after the hour. ♪ >>> well, could shows like letterman and conan be considered birth control? well, india's health minister thinks so. he's out with startling advice about sex this morning. we'll let sarah take it from there. we're all curious, what's this all about? >> reporter: well, john and kiran, there are a lot of people laughing at this idea of using television as a way to keep people from making babies here in india, but the population issue is a big one here. just take an idea about this. listen, india has more than three times the number of people as the u.s. crammed into about 1/3 of the space. so as you might imagine, the population growth and population control are a big deal because of resources, the environment, and also just the standard of living. but let's just hear what people and how people reacted to this latest idea of using television to keep people from hav
in india and africa. >> here at home, we have as much a need as i do when i travel to the most remote areas of india, and that's very heartbreaking. most of these people work. they have jobs, but they work for small companies that can't afford to give them insurance. >> reporter: for doctors and painters here, the shouting over health care reform is incomprehensible. >> walk in my ses. try it a couple of weeks. you won't last. >> reporter: sutana green works for the city of long beach. she could be speak for every patient here. >> i have five children, and i'm a single mother. so for me, this was a blessing. >> reporter: now, katie, this has been going on all day. the doctors here are overwhelmed. they don't have enough volunteers to meet the need. now, they expect to serve more than 1,000 people a day through tuesday, and after they close down, they expect to send thousands more away unserved. katie. >> couric: bill whitaker in inglewood, california, bill, thank you. as tempers flare in the health care debate, both sides are employing everything in their arsenals to win over americans, and
, india and pakistan, they are not bound by the treaty, but iran is. iran violated that treaty in approximate a series of different respects and iran has been sanctioned by the united nations for those violations. the sanctions are too weak to cause a change in iran's behavior, but at least it it demonstrates iran has violated the treaty responsibilities. the fact is that while iran has the right to develop electricity from nuclear power plants, they are flaring their natural gas they could generate electricity for a couple kilo watt. >> host: why are they? >> guest: they have no way to export it, liquiified natural gas plant to markets. >> host: back to afghanistan, full page, photograph for afghans, a new test of democracy, their presidential election. their elections are coming up in 10 days, i believe august 20th. what are your hopes for the election? >> guest: a fair and free election would be outstanding step toward building afghanistan as a state. i can't tell you that i'd vote for this candidate or that can d candidate? >> host: is karz ai the best candidate to hav
. the storm dumped more than 80" of rain in some parts of southern taiwan. similar problems in india where they triggered landslides. it buried three remote villages. police and volunteers have been digging through tangled rock and tree branches trying to find victims. so far they have pulled 20 bodies from under that heavy debris. >>> now, the forecast certified baltimore's most accurate by weather rate and mars ace most powerful.com radar. >> tough to deal with the hot whether we had but i guess we have had it coming. >> it's been a mild one so far. >> you think back to even thursday and friday it felt like a touch of autumn in the air. that's all gone. done deal. >> no autumn now. >> i don't even want to say the heat is on, the steam is on. you can cut it with a knife out there. 92 degrees the current temp. but feeling much hotter with that humidity which is basically oppressive and only going to be getting more so. and a wind not much of one to cool you off west at 9. severe weather pushing into the far north corner of the state right now, as a matter of fact pig time storm rolling in
an hour and he wasn't actually detained but the story was front page news in india. >>> taiwan the president of the country said 3,000 have been air lift from a village bur buried by mudslides. at least 35,000 were rescued. the death toll could top 5,000. aid showing up including tent -- thousands are living in shelters. more than 59 country's have offered help. >>> a tropical storm taking aim at the gulf coast. claudette threaten the panhandle with heavy rain and high winds. anna and bill are in the atlantic. we have that story tonight. >> residents along the panhandle are bracing for claudettee likely to be the first storm to strike the united states main land this year. shoppers are already clearing shelfs of emergency supplies like water and batteries. >> starting to see customer interest in hurricane related items. >> forecasters agree. >> the gulf is more primed than usual for strong storms. >> two more storms are already lining up in the ocean aimed at united states. anna at 40 miles an hour and then bill. >> i think bill is going to be a major hurricane. it may cr
india. we learned from democrat senator claire mccaskill that, quote, if we go too far with this, that is cap and trade, then all we are going to do is chase more jobs to china and india where they've been putting up coal-fired plants every 10 minutes. in sum, we have a slew of hearings in three unsuccessful votes on the senate floor. actually i'd say four because we rejected the kyoto treaty in the beginning. the democrats taught us that cap and trade is a great big tax and will raise electricity prices on consumers i would have to say in a regressive way, send jobs to china and india all without any impact on global temperature, so off we go into the august recess secure in the knowledge that cap and trade is riddled with flaws and that democrats are seriously divided over one of president obama's top domestic policy priorities. and we also know that according to a recent polling the american public is increasingly unwilling to pay anything, as the polling has shown, to fight global warming. but all this does not mean cap and trade is dead and gone. it's very much alive as demo
people in india are tangling innocense over balconies for a 50-foot free fall. >> we will get a break from . >> well, we had a very active day today weather wise. hazy sunshine for most of the daytime today. and then right around 2:15 line of showers and storms developed and brought severe weather to our area. but the thing now is -- that we are dealing with clear skies out there and things calming down down at the inner harbour. nice evening in store. dealing with decreasing temperatures. and dealing with temperatures right around in the mid 70s for today. 75 degrees right around -- right now. partly cloudy skies. winds calm. and humidity up at 90 percent. and the dewpoint is at 68 degrees. on the doppler radar, we will see a dry sweep, and most of the activity is now moving out to the atlantic ocean. bigger picture, it was associated with a cold front that really moved in our area for today. brought a lot of severe weather. not only towards our area here in maryland. and dc. but pretty much along all along i-95 from bosston to new york city down toward baltimore and dc as well. so c
. >>> and in india heavy rain triggered a landslide that buried three remote villages and killed 43 people. police and volunteers have been digging through tangled mud, rock and tree branches to try to find victims. so far they have pulled 20 bodies from under the heavy depre. >>> now, the forecast certified baltimore's most accurate by weather rate, and maryland's most powerful.com radar. >> wyatt every heart here to talk about the weather and everybody is talking about how hot it has been out there. >> that has been the big boost. thundershowers this afternoon in eastern maryland. that's all gone for the most part, we're watching even more heat coming out of the south and just a steam behalf on the way tomorrow. >> could we see some storm clouds pop up this afternoon. >> i think the best chance coming tuesday afternoon, evening, when we finally get a cool front coming in which we'll be waiving and ushering but let's take a look at what we are seeing outside tonight. >>> a gorgeous night visually but sticky. relative humidity up to 74%. temperature 75, no wind. boy that makes it field a little mo
wonder because they are on the other side of pakistan. it would be a good strategic movement if india made the move towards bin laden, if he is still alive. another question, perhaps we are already monitoring bin laden? perhaps our intelligence has him on the phone all the time? could that be possible? guest: i wish it were, but it would speak to some kind of nefarious plot. if he were on the phone and we have not killed him. if we are listening to him on the phone we can geo-locate him and he would be yesterday's news. so, i seriously doubt we're listening to him. secondly, part of the problem we have in afghanistan is we have already allowed a large indian presence, both economically, and they are doing a lot of construction with people dressed as civilians but who are really military engineers. people in the u.s. do not realize the degree of paranoia between two nuclear-armed countries, pakistan and india. to allow an indian military forces into pakistan would turn the pakistan knees entirely away from us. -- the pakistanis away from us. it is interesting as an idea, but in the lon
pillow because we were selling a story. let's show the story. in india. >> the elder's s said the children are playing western games now and abandoning the old traditions. >> stay tuned for live updates. to an end to wbal radio as well. >> thank you. thanks for watching. captioned by the captioned by the national captioning institute >> president and general manager of jordan word leapt. >> more than 1 million students in maryland are going back to school. with school assessment test scores showing progress for a sixth straight year, school officials are looking to continued to improve the top- ranked school system. the quality education is a key to helping us emerge from the current economic downturn. we need better prepared students to meet the needs of a global economy. educators will face the normal challenges as they prepare for the swine flu and editing a to ensure the high school seniors pass their assessment tests and graduate. some will have more challenges than others. it will take the efforts of teachers, parents, extended family, neighbors, friends to make the scho
india to nepal. >> amazing. >> a million, you are amazing. what a kid. >> here is a look as what is coming at new at 6:00. >> two weeks after injuring her ankle, she is on our way back to work. >> maryland its four billion dollars in stimulus money. so where did the money go, and how many jobs did it create? >> and a historic vote since -- since judge sonia sotomayor to the world's highest court. >> like, local, late breaking. this is tv 11 news at 6:00. >> with this historic vote, the senate has confirmed that judge sotomayor has the intellect, a tavern, history, integrity -- temperament, and presence of mind to ably serve on our nation's highest court. >> that
in india before it moved southeast -- indy before moveling southeast. and as you can see lined up behind it, another batch of thunderstorms going to come in as we head through the evening hours. already six and 8 inches worth of rain. they have had a lot of water rescues going on. church hill downs is under water and the university of louisville had to be shut down for the day. >>> thanks. the debate is under way in the senate on the first hispanic nominee to the supreme court. most republicans are in opposition but democrats voting in fay very of the historic confirmation. >>> the senate is about to start debate on president obama's first supreme court nominee. despite republican head winds, judge sonia sotomayor is expected to sail through confirmation process. >> she develop add 17 year record as a moderate, mainstream judge. >> reporter: with democrats soldly behind her, it is all but certain. six gop senators will cross party lines to vote for her, far fewer tandem crates and white house hoped for. sotomayor's north sotomayors nomination is causing some to cross the line. >> reporte
warnings sending pan you bed residents foot streets. first quake registered a 7.6 and it hit nar india. falling debris killed a woman when another temblor shook tokyo. the two quake are likely not related and they hit about 10 minutes apart. >>> in taiwan, taiwan television says a helicopter with six crew members has crashed in a typhoon rescue mission. # 60 typhoon victims have been rescued from the area around a remote mountain village buried in a mudslide. many more are still buried. the mudslide triggered by the typhoon that dropped as much as 80 inches of rain over the weekend. in eastern china, another landslide has toppled seven apartment buildings and it is not clear how map people may be trapped. >>> divers will be back out on the hudson river this morning trying to remove more wreckage from saturday's deadly midair crash. crews are scouring the murky water. they located the small ailane and the body of the final victim inside of it. nine people were killed. divers have already removed the mangled chopper. politicians and aviation experts are beginning to brainstorm ways to pa
. host: hobart, indiana. george on the india line. caller: good morning, gentlemen. glad you took my call. i just don't understand for one thing, mr. pappas. how come there is no flexibility between the parties when i have -- my wife and i have two insurance companies, employer insurance companies and we are consumed almost virtually 20% of our gross income, we are not talking about shared costs. or pharmaceutical or anything catastrophic that would happen to us. we are still going to be placed into bankruptcy. why isn't there some sort of consideration? why can't the two chambers of the house come to some sort of compromise to where we are put in a sunset or triggering mechanism to where we could try this new system of universal healthcare coverage? i don't want to use socialism because it is such a key word, a buzzword for a lot of medicaid and medicare people. they think that they are not part of the socialist medicine group. guest: what george just shared with us, i think, is very important and it reminds me of my parents' own situation. my parents live in massachusetts where they ha
because often it will take down a gazelle. found mostly in the waters off of india. great white shark which is terrific. i think they should rename it because i've been watching the great white shark and i don't think great covers it. the terrific white shark. fantastic white shark. the biggest one is probably, what, the whale shark? yeah, see? who? the wheelchair shark of course -- the whale shark, huge, swam by one, when i was scuba diving ones, your whole body starts to shake, something primitive in your brain that goes, that animal is huge. you're next to a cow and you're like, i'm kind of nervous, it's big, not scary but big. you get near a whale shark, it's mouth is as long as my body. it could not care less. that beagle was like, hmm, whatever. you're like, get me away from this. you don't want to panic because you're afraid the sucker fish on the side of it are big enough to kill you. >> we're going to rename it here. i thought you watched vh1 all the time. >> 30 seconds. if you can do in it 20 or less, megan pringle getting married to our sports guy tomorrow. >> a difficult m
reading books about into -- india i traveled there and find it a fascinating country so i have a us the of poppies on my list and i have been collecting in the diagram green books i have a last one i have not read it say battlefield on the list for the summer as well as well as the collective volume of short stories which i picked up in a bookstore last summer. i/o is like to read the two of them together when i can . .
for understanding. >>> another world record fell today in india. this time it is the coveted record for standing at the top of a ladder while riding a motorbike. the previous record was eight hours. but it should be noted that the record-holder took several breaks. today a dare devil rode for eight hours straight without a break and he stood on a 15-foot ladder the entire time. the record-breaker is a number of the indian military and is part of a motorbike dare devil team. the unit prides itself on taking challenges. they hold at least four world records.
in december. there are international negotiations. i do not know how to get china and india to come along. if they will go along with it and we will not lose all manufacturers to china -- you understand china is in number one emitter of pollution, not the united states. they do not want to do it. india is even more adamant about doing it. then we lose their jobs. we need to get china under the umbrella and it takes a 2/3 vote in the senate to get it done. i think there is some protection for our consumers and interesindustry. >> glad to see you again today. i am a veteran. i am very proud to be a veteran. [applause] i belong to the american legion. in order for a person to be called a veteran that has to serve in the military, there are lots of people that are called veterans that cannot belong to the american legion. congress after world war roman one set up the american legion. is the largest veterans' organization in the world. we have a lot of people. in order to belong to the american legion, you had to be in the service during a war. we had a lot of people that after correa, vietnam
the same weekend one of india's biggest move i stars was reportedly detained for two hours. it happened at newark's airport after immigration officials spotted the word khan in .s name. the bollywood superstar was on his way to chicago when he was held for questioning. customs officials d ieny the clm and say he was questioned for a little over an hour as part of a standard process for screening foreign travelers. coincidentally, khan was heading to chicago to promote his new film about racial profiling. >>> up next on "news 4 today," grab the sunscreen. it's going to be a sweltering sunday. chuck bell's full forecast coming up next. >>> and he dominated in college. the nationals betting he'll do the same for them. details of a record-setting offer coming up. >>> their canvas is a concrete wall. 100 artists creating one massive work of art in northeast. they are painting a mural in the edgewood neighborhood. when they are done, the mural will be longer than a football field. artists of all ages andarying talents are taking part. if you would like to have a look, just hop on the train. y
65 others were wounded. >>> a dramatic rescue in india this morning where a 1-month-old baby was pulled out alive from the debris of a collapsed five-story building. the infant was unharmed. it is unclear why the building collapsed. >>> fighter jets were scrambled around the nation's capitol tuesday when a small plane crossed into restricted airspace. the cessna was forced to land at a maryland suburb. officials say the student pilot did not intend any harm. >>> 8:10. back to matt and ann. i guess it is confusing in the air around the capitol building. >> but a student pilot, you do not want to >> hot but not humid here either. 73 downtown. added for a high of about 90 degrees. tomorrow, 85 and isolated storms possible. >> that's your latest weather. >>> up next, senator kennedy and his wife vicki in their own words. but first, these messages. the chic tweed jacket. the sexy silk cargo pant. the tempting tunic. with wit, verve and a little nerve. pieces you'll love to pieces. at chico's. love it, love it, love it. start your three-course meals with a shared appetizer. choose
friendly towards india, so they are sheltering these as an asset on behalf of pakistan. it will be difficult to be successful meaningfully in afghanistan as long as group like this network and the taliban continue to be harbored without interference on the pakistani side of the border. host: this morning this writer writes the article saying "american officials have grown increasingly disenchanted with karzai's leadership of the past five years. " guest: yes, it is certainly cause for concern. one of the things we realized this summer is that governments, the ability to govern, or degree to which is correct, or taking predatory actions -- this is a winner of this position. will not fall to the network or the taliban anytime soon, but we have been discharged and largely by the way, some of the behavior that thoughkarzai government has engaged -- that the karzai has engaged in of the last few years. the corruption. everywhere i went this past summer, every direction -- all over afghanistan, each identified government corruption. we have some issues with that karzai regime
but said you could do steroid shots or fiscal therapy and in india, this is really sweet, six guys massaged my shoulder with warm oil. it was great. and guess what, it worked. >> that's the procedure that worked? >> well, i did it for six weeks and they -- every day they would massage me with warm oil that had herbs and medication in it, right, like a rotisserie chicken or something and, yeah, guess what, i got more movement. >> and how much can you lift it now? >> now, look at that. is that gain or what? i tell you. remarkable. >> you decided to the to have the surgery. >> that's right. i don't need the titanium shoulder. i can get along without it. >> what would you say to americans today who are trying to follow this health care debate? what's the number one lesson you'd say to them? >> all the other countries decided first we're going to cover everybody, anybody who is sick can get to the doctor and then you can design a mechanism to get there. they all did. we're so hung up on the mechanism we keep losing the goal. >> and the goal is to make people healthier to start with? >> yes, the
, india and russia they have about 3 million people. and if the only educated 10% of their kids, only 10% that would give about the same as our population if we had educated everyone to a high level. let's just say we educate only 25% which is high right now. if we educated 25% but would just give 7million people. so, when you look up the global, a, you hav a poll of 375 million people. and then you have costs of living standard of living is based on and if people aren't really pushing for these global jobs who is going to gethem? so if our kids can't be adaptable, flexible, smarter, more innovativ it's going to have all lot to say about where we are going to be as a nation. so i use this as a backdrop to talk about what and visiting all of these countries over the past years that i have had an opportunity to visit, 23 of them inurope, australia, new aland and asia and some of them i have been anywhere from four to eight times and i look around with some people he been with me on some of these trips and what we try to do and understand i think is very important, and what does it take to
gandhi in india, he would have gotten nowhere if it hadn't been the soviet union looming in the background and it seems me until we reach a point in which poor people are organized and willing to struggle against the wall street capitalists, we're going to continue to see a roll-back of all the gains of the civil rights and the labor movement. i was hoping you'd comment. >> host: thank you shaun from washington state. >> guest: shaun, i don't think we're in any danger of seeing a roll-back of the civil rights movement. the civil rights movement have transformed america. we have other groups from american indians to latinos, gay rights groups, children's rights groups who have emulated the very legal strategy that thurgood marshall used to transform the laws of america and allow for equality and inclusion. i think what you're talking about is more on an economic basis and the increasing class stratification that we see in the united states today. and i'm reminded -- i remember sitting with thurgood marshall and saying to him, you know, if you were a young man today, going
to the afghan state. they see the regime as being overly friendly towards india, so they are sheltering these as an asset on behalf of pakistan. it will be difficult to be successful meaningfully in afghanistan as long as group like this network and the taliban continue to be harbored without interference on the pakistani side of the border. host: this morning this writer writes the article saying "american officials have grown increasingly disenchanted with karzai's leadership of the past five years. " guest: yes, it is certainly cause for concern. one of the things we realized this summer is that governments, the ability to govern, or degree to which is correct, or taking predatory actions -- this is a winner of this position. will not fall to the network or the taliban anytime soon, but we have been discharged and largely by the way, some of the behavior that thoughkarzai government has engaged -- that the karzai has engaged in of the last few years. the corruption. everywhere i went this past summer, every direction -- all over afghanistan, each identified government corruption. we
hillary clinton. i was with mrs. clinton just a few weeks ago in india. and i asked her about the situation. and she said, well, the young women have already apologized. and we are very sorry this happened. so, the north koreans, in many ways, got exactly what they wanted here. they had a very prominent american coming over there. and bill clinton, of course, got exactly what he wanted. he returned with the young journalists, who i think are about to get off that plane. bill clinton had that emotional meeting with them yesterday. when they got on the plane, out of north korea, it was quite formal. president clinton shaking their hands and smiling. but again, a very emotional meeting when the young women first met president clinton over there. you can see them leaving north korea there, in the same plane that just arrived in burbank. >> i think you answered the question of many when they are wondering why was it former president bill clinton. and you said, the north koreans wanted a prominent american to be there. >> reporter: as bill richardson told us, the governor of new mex
-defined, bureaucratically-controlled mess that has no capacity to compete with china and india in the next generation. the decisions that we're making this year, next year, the year after are unbelievably important. your help this summer in making sure that everyone you know calls your congressman and your senators to tell them not to pass a giant energy tax that will crush the economy and not to pass a giant government-run health program that will crush the economy, this summer you have a chance to help change history. your help over the next year in winning the argument on your campus, winning the argument on talk radio, winning the argument in letters to the the editor, going to town hall meetings, arranging for debates on key topics, setting the stage for a 2010 election which sends a signal we want america to get back on the right track. and then through that, setting the stage for the 2012 election where we end up having once again, as with jimmy carter, ensure that liberalism is a one-term experience. i think that's the key to us being successful over the next generation. let me, if i could, t
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